No Words…

I’m absolutely speechless…I just saw this news.

If people actually and actively displayed empathy for others, instead of just talking about it and paying lip service, would horrific events like this take place? I wonder…I really, really do.

Willie Mays Has World Series MVP Award Named After him by Major League Baseball 



Baseball Legend Willie Mays (photo via


NEW YORK — Major League Baseball has named its World Series Most Valuable Player Award after Willie Mays. The decision was announced Friday, the 63rd anniversary of Mays’ over-the-shoulder catch in deep center field at the Polo Grounds for the New York Giants against Cleveland’s Vic Wertz in Game 1 of the World Series.

The Giants went on to sweep the Indians. The Series MVP award was given out for the first time the following year, when it was won by Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher Johnny Podres.”I’d like to thank Commissioner Rob Manfred and his team at Major League Baseball for honoring me with this recognition,” Mays said in a statement. “Baseball has always taken care of me, and for that I am grateful. I think it’s just a wonderful thing to know that at 86 years of age, I…

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Last Week Tonight: Forensic Science

In this installment of “Last Week Tonight,” John talks about forensic science and the sad fact that it isn’t as reliable as shown on fictional dramas such as “CSI” or “Law & Order.” Of course it isn’t, but try telling that to those who believe in the pseudoscience shoved down their throats by snake-oil salesmen, snake-oil saleswomen and eugenicists.

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